SH Davies - Army

Stanley Harry DaviesAge: 23 years18941917

Stanley Harry Davies
Birth 1894 34 28
Machine Gun Corps (Cavalry), 21st Sqdn

Note: Service number: 110621
Army, Private

Residence March 31, 1901 (Age 7 years)
Address: 40 Asylum Road
Death of a fatherCharles Thomas “The Squire of Hainult Oak Forest” Davies
1903 (Age 9 years)

Cause: Tuberculosis
Census April 2, 1911 (Age 17 years)

Address: 105 High Street
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Carr “Gussie” Scotts
May 11, 1911 (Age 17 years)
Burial of a maternal grandfatherJohn Carr “Gussie” Scotts
May 16, 1911 (Age 17 years)
Death October 27, 1917 (Age 23 years)
Note: 9am
Address: Beersheba Cemetery Grave reference N. 10.
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Marriage: February 21, 1887Dagenham, Essex, England
3 years
elder brother
14 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
3 years
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Marriage: before 1887
Mother’s family with Charles Turner - View this family
Marriage: after 1890


Service number: 110621 Rank: Private

Census1911 UK Census transcript - Augusta Louise Scotts - Household

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Augusta Louise TurnerHeadM44F20---Licensed VictuallerLondon, Pimlico
Charles E DaviessonS21M----Accountants ClerkEssex, Chigwell
Dorothy Beatrice DaviesdaughterS21F-11-Surrey, Clapham
Reginald Scotts DaviessonS18M----Dental Mechanic ApprenticeEssex, Chigwell
Stanley Harry DaviessonS16M----Merchants ClerkEssex, Chigwell
Victor DaviesnephewS22M----Independent Private MeansSurrey, Clapham
Grace BakerVisitorS19F----ActressLondon, Tottenham Ct Road
Dorothy BaldwinServantS20F----Barmaid105 High Street, Bromley, Kent




Name: DAVIES, STANLEY HARRY Initials: S H Nationality: United Kingdom Rank: Private Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps (Cavalry) Unit Text: 21st Sqdn. Age: 23 Date of Death: 27/10/1917 Service No: 110621 Additional information: Son of Charles Thomas Davies, and Augusta Louise Davies, of Chigwell, Essex. Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead Grave/Memorial Reference: N. 10. Cemetery: BEERSHEBA WAR CEMETERY


Plot/Row N Grave 10 in cemetery

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Note: I write to offer you my sincerest sympathy on the loss of your son killed in action on Sat Oct 27 at 9am. Stanley was serving the gun in support of a position which our brigade was holding in full, a largely superior enemy force, his gun was disabled and he himself was hit in the head & died instantly without
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Note: suffering. I laid his body to rest on the field where he fell together with 2 comrades who fought and died with him owing [?] to the magnificent gallantry of our men the Turks were prevented from breaking through our line, attacking our railway, your son has made his contribution to a glorious page in the history of the brigade of which his machine gun
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Note: Dear Mrs Davies 29.10.17